Opportunity for Year 11/12s boys & girls to continue their education through football at East Norfolk Sixth Form College

The Football & Education programme at East Norfolk is an outstanding opportunity for young, talented male and female footballers between the ages of 16-19 to continue their academic, footballing and career development through East Norfolk Sixth Form College and Norwich City CSF.

The programme provides the chance for players to combine an intensive 11-a-side football training and college fixture programme with a vocational or A-Level pathway, over a two-year period.

  • Applications can choose either A-Level subjects or BTEC provisions.
  • Units include Anatomy & Physiology, Sports Coaching, and Sports Psychology
  • Education at East Norfolk Sixth Form College (consistently featured in the Top 20 of all colleges nationally)
  • The education pathway will allow students to gain necessary qualifications for their chosen next steps including employment or Higher Education
  • Individuals will have a timetable that fits around training and game days.
  • Comprehensive weekly football coaching programme with Norwich City CSF coaches
  • Access to state-of-the-art gym and the programme’s designated physiotherapist
  • Futsal activities and fixtures to support technical development


  • Competitive fixture programme in the National College League
  • Home fixtures played at Gorleston FC’s Emerald Park stadium


  • Chance to represent Norwich City CSF in fixtures in the ESFA East Region League against other professional football clubs and college programmes.
  • Access to unique Norwich City FC experiences
  • Norwich City CSF / sport based work experience
  • Opportunities for career progression with CSF

"The course helped me develop my overall game, both technically and tactically, while the different daily training sessions have improved my fitness levels. "

Conor Ingram

Former student